By Kyle Hardy 03:46 pm August 26, 2010
The GasthuisZusters Antwerpen (GZA) Hospital Group in Belgium has implemented a new temperature monitoring solution across its three hospitals to monitor and manage the temperature in refrigerators that contain temperature-sensitive items, such as pharmaceuticals and blood.
By Kyle Hardy 09:55 am August 24, 2010
HIMSS Analytics Europe will introduce awards for European Hospitals that have achieved the highest scores on the EMR Adoption Model (EMRAM). They'll be unveiled at the upcoming HIMSS Europe Health IT Leadership Summit in Rome from September 29 to October 1.
By Kyle Hardy 02:24 pm August 20, 2010
St. Helens and Whiston hospital recently automated its bed management. The IMS MAXIMS real-time system recently went live at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. Officials say has simplified the handling of more than 500 patient admissions, discharges and transfers a day.
By Kyle Hardy 11:54 am August 20, 2010
Macquarie University Hospital performed Australia's first Gamma Knife surgery with its new Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion system on Aug. 3, making it the country's first center capable of providing dedicated intracranial radiosurgery.
By Kyle Hardy 02:54 pm August 12, 2010
In an effort to expand clinical informatics offerings, Royal Philips Electronics has entered into an agreement to acquire the business of CDP Medical Ltd, an Israel-based provider of picture archiving and communication systems.
By Kyle Hardy 09:18 am August 12, 2010
On Friday, doctors in Nepal will leverage a new IT solution to participate in an educational session, watching live video of a surgery performed halfway around the world.
By Kyle Hardy 03:33 pm August 06, 2010
CSC Global Healthcare, a Falls Church, Va.-based research group has developed and launched a new online community with the intent of cultivating a network healthcare executives who can discuss the final rule on the first stage of meaningful use.
By Kyle Hardy 02:45 pm August 05, 2010
The Singapore Ministry of Health has signed a contract with Accenture to implement the National Electronic Health Record (NEHR) system, a key enabler of Singapore’s vision toward a national, integrated health care system.
By Kyle Hardy 01:39 pm July 22, 2010
Birmingham Health and Wellbeing Partnership (BHWP) has selected Health Portal, developed by Dotted Eyes, to help facilitate information sharing at every level of the Partnership organizations.
By Kyle Hardy 11:16 am July 20, 2010
Insight Medical Imaging, an Alberta-based group practice of 20 radiologists, has rolled out a new PACS imaging solution at multiple new work stations.